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President Ho Chi Minh’s Childhood Memorial in Hue restored
The Central Thua Thien - Hue provincial People’s Committee has decided to allocate VND1.6 billion from the capital for Cultural Development Objective Program 2017-2018 to upgrade President Ho Chi Minh’s Childhood Memorial.
Chol Chnam Thmay greetings delivered to Khmer people
15:34 15/04/2018
The Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on April 13th and 14th visited and delivered greetings to local Khmer monks, nuns and people on the occasion of their New Year Festival - Chol Chnam Thmay.
Australian minister grills meat, drinks local beer in Vietnam visit
15:34 15/04/2018
Australian Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources David Littleproud, who was on his first-ever visit to Vietnam, showcased his cooking skills during a stop in Ho Chi Minh City on April 13th.
Ho Chi Minh City to host activities for Hung Kings’ death anniversary
10:14 14/04/2018
A series of cultural and entertainment activities and art performance shows will be organised in Ho Chi Minh City to commemorate the death anniversary of Hung Kings in 2018.
Ceremony to receive UNESCO recognition for Bai Choi singing
17:06 13/04/2018
Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee has held a meeting to discuss the plan for a ceremony to receive recognition as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity from UNESCO.
Vietnam’s Cao Bang park declared UNESCO global geopark
12:42 13/04/2018
Vietnam’s Non Nuoc Cao Bang geopark in the northern province of Cao Bang has been recently declared a new member of the UNESCO global network of national geoparks, making it the second Vietnamese geopark to be awarded the title, following the recognition of Dong Van karst plateau in Ha Giang province in December 2010.
Free entrance for tourists on International Museum Day
15:33 12/04/2018
The Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has directed museums nationwide to provide free entrance for tourists on International Museum Day (May 18th).
Special art performance on Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day
15:31 12/04/2018
A special art performance to open the Vietnam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day 2018 (April 19th) will take place at 20h00 on April 19th at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town in Hanoi.
Vietnam, France issue commemorative postage stamps
15:30 12/04/2018
The Vietnamese Embassy in France and French postal service firm La Poste issued a set of stamps to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties on April 12th.
Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa in northern Hoa Binh province
16:43 11/04/2018
The northern Hoa Binh provincial Department of Information and Communications has coordinated with Lac Thuy district People’s Committee to organize an exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes.